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Sheriff Matt Lutz

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Sheriff: Owner Had Bite To Head, Possibly From Bengal Tiger

Authorities are releasing some new details today following the death of a wildlife preserve owner in Zanesville, Ohio, and the escape of dozens of exotic animals from the facility. According to the sheriff in Muskingum County, owner Terry Thompson died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

10/20/2011